The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Performance Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analyst
Rank 38 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Analyst 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.93% 0.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -
Performance Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 427 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.26% 97.05% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 349 266
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 18
Median hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Performance Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Performance Analyst in the job title.

Performance Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Performance Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Performance Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Performance Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Performance Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) WinRunner

Performance Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) The Grinder
2 2 (66.67%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Siebel